Idaho processors to pay slightly less for potatoes


NEGOTIATIONS between growers and processors in Idaho have resulted in an average 3% reduction in the contract price, according to Dan Hargraves, Southern Idaho Potato Cooperative executive director. 
This means prices are down 20-40 cents per hundredweight, depending on the processor and grower.

Photo courtesy of the Idaho Potato Commission

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